How to turn on free voicemail on your home phone (Home Messages 101)
Home Messages 101 is a free service for Telstra fixed line customers. It allows your callers to leave a voice message for you to hear, just an answering machine!
Pick up your home phone and dial:
You also dial the same number if you have any messages that you haven't listened to yet. To check if you have any new messages, pick up the phone and if you hear a strange stutter tone, this means you need to call 101 to listen to your new messages.